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  1. Video: Your 50-second weather forecast

    Alex Hamilton

    BBC Weather

    Heavy rain this morning should turn lighter and patchier later with highs of 12C (54F).

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    Video caption: Latest weather for the West Midlands
  2. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M42 West Midlands southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M42 West Midlands southbound severe disruption, at J6 for A45 Coventry Road Birmingham Airport.

    M42 West Midlands - M42 lane closed on exit slip road southbound at J6, A45 (Birmingham Airport), because of a lorry having a tyre changed.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  3. Envelope update

    Severe accident: A449 Worcestershire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    A449 Worcestershire southbound severe accident, from A4025 Stourport Road to the Leaking Well Pub.

    A449 Worcestershire - A449 in Crossway Green closed southbound from Mitre Oak Roundabout to the the Leaking Well Pub junction, because of a serious accident and accident investigation work.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  4. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M5 Worcestershire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M5 Worcestershire northbound severe disruption, from J5 for A38 Droitwich to J4A for M42 J4A.

    M5 Worcestershire - One lane closed on M5 northbound from J5, A38 (Droitwich) to J4a M42 J4a, because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  5. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 Warwickshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Warwickshire southbound severe disruption, from J3 for A444 Nuneaton to J2 for Hinckley Road J2.

    M6 Warwickshire - One lane closed on M6 southbound from J3, A444 (Nuneaton) to J2, Hinckley (Coventry), because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  6. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 Staffordshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Staffordshire southbound severe disruption, at J12 for A5.

    M6 Staffordshire - Lane closed on M6 southbound at J12, A5 (Gailey), because of debris on the road. Traffic is coping well.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  7. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 West Midlands southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 West Midlands southbound severe disruption, at J10 for A454 Wolverhampton.

    M6 West Midlands - One lane closed on M6 southbound at J10, A454 (Wolverhampton), because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  8. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M5 West Midlands northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M5 West Midlands northbound severe disruption, from J2 for A4123 Oldbury to J1 for A41 Birmingham Road West Bromwich.

    M5 West Midlands - One lane closed and heavy traffic on M5 northbound from J2, A4123 (Oldbury) to J1, A41 (West Bromwich), because of a broken down vehicle.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  9. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 Warwickshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Warwickshire southbound severe disruption, from M42 J7 to J3 for A444 Nuneaton.

    M6 Warwickshire - One lane closed and slow traffic on M6 southbound from M42 J7, Coleshill to J3, A444 (Nuneaton), because of a broken down vehicle.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  10. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M5 West Midlands northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M5 West Midlands northbound severe disruption, at M6 Interchange.

    M5 West Midlands - One lane blocked on M5 Link Road northbound at M6 Interchange, because of flooding. Traffic is coping well.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  11. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M6 Warwickshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Warwickshire southbound severe accident, at J2 for Hinckley Road J2.

    M6 Warwickshire - Stationary traffic on M6 southbound at J2, Hinckley (Coventry), because of all traffic being temporarily held and an accident.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time